Federer clinches Swiss Indoors trophy

  • Local tennis ace Roger Federer on Sunday pocketed the Swiss Indoors Basel title, beating arch-rival and Spanish star Rafael Nadal in a three setter that lasted a little over two hours. The 34-year-old won the final duel 6-3, 5-7, 6-3 at the St. Jakobshalle here. With the trophy, Federer ended a 21 month wait against Nadal, who has had an upper hand on the Swiss since the 2012 BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. (Source: IANS)